Matt Joyce

Matt Joyce

Height/Weight: 6' 2"/194 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: R
Born: Tampa, Florida
College: Florida Southern
Draft: 2005 12th round by the
  • The Canadian Press

    Rays clinch 2nd consecutive AL East crown

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays clinched their second straight AL East title, with Mike Zunino hitting a go-ahead homer and Brandon Lowe later adding a pair of RBI doubles to beat the Miami Marlins 7-3 on Saturday night. Pete Fairbanks retired Lewis Brinson on a foul popup with the bases loaded for the final out, giving the Rays the chance to celebrate on the field. Earlier in the day, Tampa Bay’s magic number was cut to one when the New York Yankees beat Boston 5-3. There was a s


    CG: PIT@PHI 9/25/21

    Condensed Game: Bryce Harper launched his 34th homer and Matt Vierling belted his first homer to back Ranger Suárez's complete game shutout

  • The Canadian Press

    Suarez shutout, Harper HR, Phils win 5th in row, top Pirates

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ranger Suarez pitched a four-hit shutout, Bryce Harper homered and the Philadelphia Phillies kept up their playoff push, beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-0 Saturday for their fifth straight win. The Phillies began the day 1 1/2 games behind Atlanta in the NL East. Philadelphia visits the Braves in a three-game series beginning Tuesday. Suarez (7-5) allowed just four singles, walked none and struck out seven in his first major league complete game. He didn't permit a runner pa